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Johnny Wakelin

Johnny Wakelin has been played on NTS in shows including The Low Bias Show , featured first on 3 November 2013. Songs played include In Zaire and In Zaire.

The fight between Muhammad Ali & George Foreman in Kinshasa (Zaire ) on 30. Oct.1974 when Ali re-took his title inspired Johnny Wakelin to write his first Single.

‘BLACK SUPERMAN’

The record shot into the charts when Ali visited Britain and picked up the concept of being the Black Superman.

In July 76 the song “IN ZAIRE” from Johnny’s album ‘Reggae, Soul and Rock & Roll’ followed and climbed up to Nr. 4 in the UK, Nr. 2 in Germany…

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
In Zaire
Johnny Wakelin
Pye Records1976
In Zaire
Johnny WakelinPye Records1976
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In Zaire
Johnny Wakelin
Bellaphon1987
In Zaire
Johnny WakelinBellaphon1987
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